Failed Hustler Podcast
By Failed Hustler
I started a platform so you can.
This podcast is all about the failures before the success or even during success. This is the Failed Hustler Podcast.
Failed Hustler Podcast Oct 20, 2020
Episode 28 - The Dr. Dempsey Interview
In this episode, I sat down with Dr. Keith Dempsey an Associate Dean at George Fox University. Dr. Dempsey and I talked about what it is like to be amongst the 2% of African Americans in the country that hold their Ph.D. and what it means to stand on the shoulders of the ancestors that have come before you.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #28.
Episode 27 - The Joy Ufomadu Interview
In this episode I sat down with published author Joy Ufomadu. Joy speaks about some of her pitfalls that brought her to writing her first book with purpose and following her passion.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #27.
Episode 26 - The Coach Lee Interview
In this episode I sat down with Coach Lee the owner of BLAX.Directory. Coach Lee talks about starting the online directory and being considered the black version of Yelp and some of his pitfalls along the way.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #26.
Episode 25 - The Rogue Inspiration Interview
In this episode I sat down with the owner of Rogue Inspiration. Foster share with us some of his pitfalls in starting a clothing brand.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #25.
Episode 24 - Candid Conversation V (What Is Your Why?)
At the end of my Rogue Inspiration interview the owner Foster ask me a profound question and I believe it needed its own episode.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #24.
Episode 23 - The Coach Nicole Interview
In this episode I sat down with Coach Nicole Rodriguez, who is a personal trainer, running coach, TV producer and a full time mom. Coach Nicole walks us through some of her pitfalls in her journey to success.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #23.
Episode 22 - Candid Conversations IV (What would you do with a million dollars?)
In this episode, I had a candid conversation with with my brother. We discussed everything from universal laws to asking yourself what would you do with a million dollars?
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #22.
Episode 21 - The Steven Christian Interview
In this episode, I spoke with Steven Christian the owner of iltopia. We talked about him being cut from college football team due to injury which changed his entire career path. Now he is a self-taught XR developer and applying for medical school in his free time.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #21.
Episode 20 - Failed Moment III (Frustrated with Following Through)
In this episode, I had a conversation about following through and the frustration you go through when you don’t do so.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #20.
Bonus - The Culture Featuring Business Podcast - Joe Budden Podcast VS Spotify
We have created a spin off podcast to the Failed Hustler Podcast. This is The Culture Featuring Business Podcast, hosted by the Failed Hustler and Professor Carmen. On this Podcast we will discuss everything going on in popular culture involving business.
Episode 19 - The Being Dapper Interview
In this episode, I sat down with the CEO of Being Dapper, JC Donaldson. We discussed everything from his start with lapel pins, to fashion week and now a full line of custom gentlemen’s clothing.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #19.
Episode 18 - Failed Moments II (False Stepping Stones)
In this episode I sat with one of my brothers and discussed some of my own failures and what it is like to walk out on false stepping stones.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #18.
Episode 17 - The Alchemy Oil Interview
In this episode I sat down with Alexandria Pierce the owner of Alchemy Oil. We talked about following your heart and starting a business in the pandemic. Alchemy Oil is redefining what “good hair” is one bottle of oil at a time.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast episode #17.
Episode 16 - Open Convo (Trump vs TikTok)
In this episode we had an open conversation about the TikTok deal and the political powers at the forefront. These are not the political views of the Podcast, as we like to keep the platform as neutral as possible but we also like to have good conversations.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, episode #16.
Episode 15 - The Delicious Eatz by Esha Interview
In this episode, I sat down with Miesha the owner of Delicious Eatz by Esha. We discussed starting a business in a pandemic, the importance of customer service, and her delicious Hennessy brown butter gourmet style cookies.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast episode #15.
Episode 14 - Hip-Hop Business Talk (Jay-Z vs Nas)
In this episode I had a chance to debate the age old questioned Jay-Z vs Nas, but this time we focused on the business move they have made and not their music. I brought my friend Carmen along for the conversation as well.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast episode #14.
Episode 13 - The Bold Kulture Beauty Interview
In this episode I sat down with Dr. Kristal Cunningham, the owner of Bold Kulture Beauty. Dr Kristal took us through some of her pitfalls in caring for her own natural hair, which gave her the motivation to start her own line of products.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, Episode #13.
Episode 12 - Candid Conversations III (Is owning a nightclub still worth it?)
In this episode my brother broke down his evolution in taken part ownership in a nightclub and why he decided against it.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast episode #12.
Episode 11 - The Donald The Voice Interview
In this episode I sat down with Donald Gadson Jr aka Donald the Voice. Donald walk us through his journey of being a voice over actor and entrepreneur. He also mapped out his process from side gigs on fiverr to over 10,000 jobs and counting.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast episode #11.
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Episode 10 - Candid Conversations II (Should You Sell Your Knowledge?)
In this episode I sat down at the dinner table with the women in my family and had a candid conversation on whether you should charge for information or give it away for free. Enjoy a front row seat to one of our family discussion.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast episode #10.
Episode 9 - The Six West Lounge Interview
In this episode I sat down with the owner of the Six West Lounge, Trey Washington. Trey talked through some of his pitfalls with being a club owner and being too nice of a boss. We also discussed his pivot plan and how important it is to have an exit strategy.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast Episode #9.
Episode 8 - Candid Conversations (Are You A Brand?)
In this episode my brother and I sat down an had a candid conversation on being a brand after watching the Kevin Hart’s docu-series on Netflix. This conversation went across the street, up the block and back around the corner but we eventual got back on track.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, Episode #8.
Thank you for listening.
Episode 7 - The ARV International Interview Part II
This is part 2 of the ARV International interview. In this episode we learn what makes Carmen the way she is today and in business. Carmen also dives deeper into the psyche of the entrepreneur and how ARV International can help you.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast, Episode #7.
I really want to thank Carmen for stopping by and doing the interview. If you would like to reach out to Carmen or her company, please reach out @arvinternational on instagram or twitter.
Thank you for listening
Episode 6 - Failed Moment II (Positive Outcome)
In this episode I sat down with my 12 year old daughter and explained why I started the podcast. We also talked about a tragic moment I went through in my life and how I turned that moment of failure into a positive outcome.
This is the Failed Hustler podcast episode #6
Episode 5 - The ARV International Interview
In this episode, I sat down with the owner of ARV International and Doctoral Candidate Carmen to discussed the psychological contracts for the entrepreneur. We also discussed her 7 streams of income theory, knowing your product and the gems that she was gifted by a millionaire.
This is the Failed Hustler podcast episode #5.
Episode 4 - Father's Day Q&A
On Father's Day I typically like to have my children ask me anything that is on their mind and in this episode they did just that.
Listen in on our Fathers Day Q&A.
This is the Failed Hustler Podcast episode #4.
Episode 3 - The B.R.E.D Interview
In this episode, I sat down with Sam, the owner of The Black Real Estate Dialogue Podcast, and the creator and author of How to Start A Successful Podcast course and ebook. We talked about some of his pitfalls in podcasting, finding your community, and investing in real estate.
I would like to thank Sam for stopping by and doing the podcast.
Here are the links to his ebook and course below:
How to Start a Podcast on a Budget with NO EXPERIENCE!
Ebook + Webinar Bundle: https://gumroad.com/a/1071871091/bTrYh
Episode 2 - Failed Moment (Don't Stop)
In this episode I sat down with my younger brother to have a candid conversation on entrepreneurship, aspirations, and when it’s time to cultivate the next level of knowledge for success. We love using analogies as it helps us grasp concepts and understand each other’s POV better.
Listen in as we touch on several topics within the entrepreneur community.
This is the Failed Hustler podcast episode #2.
Episode 1 - The Harpster Store Interview
In this episode, I sat down with Janelle, the owner of the online store HarpsterStore.com where we discussed some of her pitfalls as an online business owner and entrepreneur.
Her platform provides affordable business solutions for up and coming entrepreneurs and those who just need an extra boost in their current business practices. Harpster Store offers versatile vendor lists as well as a deluxe business plan priced at just $4.97 to get you working toward your business goals.